James Peters is the Vice President of New Market Initiatives for LegalZoom, responsible for directing product development strategies and managing regulatory compliance related to new legal services offerings. James is an expert in understanding the competitive landscape for online legal services and has served as an adjunct professor at Michigan State University College of Law teaching Strategic Management and the Economics of the Legal Services Industry. He is the Innovation Officer for LawWithoutWalls, a law school incubator for legal startups.
James received a B.A. in Political Science and International Relations from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, holds a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School and an M.B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles. James is a member of the State Bar of California and a solicitor in England and Wales.